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Law Enforcement Training

The Law Enforcement Division of the Southwest Florida Criminal Justice Academy.

Corrections Officer Training

The Correctional Officer program at Southwest Florida Public Service Academy

Firefighter Training

The Minimum Standards Firefighting Program at Southwest Florida Public Service Academy

EMT Training

The Applied Technology Diploma program at Southwest Florida Public Service Academy

Advanced and Specialized Criminal Justice Training

Advanced & Specialized Criminal Justice Courses at Southwest Florida Public Service Academy

advanced Firefighter and EMT Training

Advanced Firefighter and EMT Courses at Southwest Florida Public Service Academy

There will be an Equivalence of Train course on July 12th – 15th, and another on August 2nd – 5th. For more details please contact Dennis Eads.

Institutional Profile

The Southwest Florida Public Service Academy, an extension of Ft. Myers Technical College is comprised of two separate Public Safety Academies: The Southwest Florida Criminal Justice Academy and The Southwest Florida Fire Academy.

 

 

The Southwest Florida Criminal Justice Academy is certified by the Florida Department of Law Enforcement’s Criminal Justice Standards & Training Commission to train students to become Florida State Certified Police Officers, Correctional Officers, and Probation & Parole Officers. In addition to training basic recruits, the Southwest Florida Criminal Justice Academy also provides Advanced & Specialized training courses which are designed to provide for the continuing education and training needs of Officers after their basic certification.

 

The Southwest Florida Fire Academy is certified by the Florida Bureau of Fire Standards & Training to train students to become Florida State Certified Fire Fighters. It also incorporates a certified Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) program through the Department of Health for the State of Florida. In addition to training basic recruits, the Southwest Florida Fire Academy also provides Advanced & Specialized training courses which are designed to provide for the continuing education and training needs of Firefighters after their basic certification.

 

Academy Mission Statement

The Mission of the Southwest Florida Public Service Academy is to serve the citizens in our service area by providing our students with the highest quality certified education in Criminal Justice, Firefighting, and EMT.

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  Change Date

Friday, Dec 3, 2021

FL General Instructor Techniques #1186

FL General Instructor Techniques 8:00 AM—5:00 PM

Location: SWFPSA Classroom: Building 5 Room 5-008

FL General Instructor Techniques

Instructor:

164th LE Basic Law Enforcement

Fundamentals of Patrol 8:00 AM—4:00 PM

Location: SWFPSA Classroom: TBA

Fundamentals of Patrol CJK 0063

Instructor: Rafael Rodrigo

Physical Fitness 7:00 AM—8:00 AM

Location: SWFPSA Classroom: PT Area

Physical Fitness Training Program CJK_0096

Instructor:

164th Correctional Officer Class

Unit 1, Lesson 1 1:00 PM—4:00 PM

Location: SwFPSA Classroom: 7-002

Communications; CJK_0305

Instructor: Jennifer Phillips

Officer Wellness 7:00 AM—8:00 AM

Location: SwFPSA Classroom: Training Field

Officer Wellness & Physical Abilities; CJK_0340

Instructor: Robbie Martin

TEST 8:00 AM—12:00 PM

Location: SwFPSA Classroom: 7-002

Introduction to Corrections; CJK_0300

Instructor: Audra Thomas-Eth

163rd Basic Law Enforcement Class

Physical Fitness 7:00 AM—8:00 AM

Location: SWFPSA Classroom: PT Area

Criminal Justice Officer Physical Fitness Training CJK0096

Instructor:

Crimes Against Persons 8:00 AM—4:00 PM

Location: SWFPSA Classroom: TBD

Crimes Against Persons CJK0072

Instructor: Billy McGuire